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Genus Proctacanthella

Proctacanthella cacopiliga - Proctacanthella cacopiloga - male September robber - Proctacanthella cacopiloga - female fly 102 - Proctacanthella willistoni - male Robber Fly with prey - Proctacanthella cacopiloga - male Robber Fly with prey - Proctacanthella cacopiloga - male Robber fly with a prey - Proctacanthella - male Robber Fly - Proctacanthella Asilid - Proctacanthella willistoni - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Superfamily Asiloidea
Family Asilidae (Robber Flies)
Subfamily Asilinae
Genus Proctacanthella
Explanation of Names
Proctacanthella Bromley 1934
Numbers
6 spp. in our area, 7 total(1)
Identification
Range
Canada to Mexico + 1 sp. in Dominican Rep.; in our area, P. cacopiloga widespread (NJ to AB & TX) + 5 spp. in the west(1)